construction

All Noun
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  • The present wall of the lower city is of late construction.
  • The network is recently growing with the construction of the new high-speed rail network.
  • Every product or construction used by modern society will have been influenced by engineering.
  • In the center of the site is the on-going construction of a wooden church.
  • Construction continued at an increased rate as new workers arrived.
  • It was quite big and of heavy, all-metal construction.
  • It was their first large scale construction project since the 1960s.
  • Only five were of all-metal construction, most were all-wooden.
  • Off-site construction refers to structures built at a different location than the location of use.
  • The service sector in general has experienced growth in recent years, as has construction.
  • It was one of the first nations to have a system of writing and large scale construction projects.
  • Another, but much larger stadium, is still in the opening stages of construction.
  • Also many applications use a mix of several languages in their construction and use.
  • The construction technique of the buildings is still unknown, but the main material was wood.
  • However, the way that only certain activities are classified today as art is a social construction.
  • Construction was tied with large-scale construction of housing along the route.
  • With our present knowledge of such constructions their date cannot certainly be determined.
  • Variations in the construction process often occur in the latter two parts of this process.
  • This large scale construction required a great number of stones.
  • They are complex and beautiful constructions which cannot be made in any other way.
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Meaning of construction

  • noun The act of constructing something
    during the construction we had to take a detour, his hobby was the building of boats
  • noun A group of words that form a constituent of a sentence and are considered as a single unit
    I concluded from his awkward constructions that he was a foreigner
  • noun The creation of a construct; the process of combining ideas into a congruous object of thought
  • noun Drawing a figure satisfying certain conditions as part of solving a problem or proving a theorem
    the assignment was to make a construction that could be used in proving the Pythagorean theorem
  • noun An interpretation of a text or action
    they put an unsympathetic construction on his conduct
  • noun The commercial activity involved in repairing old structures or constructing new ones
    their main business is home construction, workers in the building trades